Brute force building a kmer database in R (CC272)

April 8, 2024 • PD Schloss • 1 min read

Pat attempts to put together the R code that he’s been writing to create a single function that will build a kmer database. Along the way, Pat continues to use Test Driven Development using the testthat R package and a number of tools from base R. After making sure everything works by TDD, he attempts to build the database with the most recent version of the RDP training set. This episode is part of an ongoing effort to develop an R package that implements the naive Bayesian classifier.


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